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BRANTÔME (Pierre de BOURDEILLE...

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OEuvres. A La Haye, Aux Dépens du Libraire, 1740. 15 volumes large in-16, red morocco, triple gilt fillet framing the boards, spine ribbed and decorated, gilt edges (period binding). "New edition, considerably increased, & accompanied by historical & critical remarks." Fifteen frontispieces (with four different figures, sometimes repeated), including a portrait of the author in the last volume, and some folded genealogical tables in the same. From the Galard de Béarn library, with bookplate. Small damage to the head cover of volume I, but a VERY GOOD COPY IN RED ORIGINAL MAROQUIN.

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